The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 125 120 117
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 31 39 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.00% 1.20% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.73% 10.32% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 25
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £21,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
VoIP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
355 378 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.49% 11.65% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 216 271 304
Average salary £37,500 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £24,902 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Scotland

VoIP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen +17 21 £37,500 -1.31% 2
Edinburgh +1 5 £36,500 -11.51% 1
Glasgow +2 2 £27,750 -7.50% 1
Fife - 1 £37,500 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £27,500 -
VoIP
UK

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 53 (82.81%) Windows
2 35 (54.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (53.13%) Cisco
4 33 (51.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (48.44%) DNS
6 30 (46.88%) Service Delivery
7 29 (45.31%) MS Excel
7 29 (45.31%) SLA
8 28 (43.75%) Firewall
9 27 (42.19%) VMware
10 25 (39.06%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (35.94%) CCNA
12 20 (31.25%) Citrix
13 19 (29.69%) Juniper
14 18 (28.13%) Wireless
14 18 (28.13%) MPLS
14 18 (28.13%) CCNP
15 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
15 17 (26.56%) Mentoring
16 16 (25.00%) HP
16 16 (25.00%) Windows XP
16 16 (25.00%) Network Design
17 15 (23.44%) Dell
17 15 (23.44%) VPN
17 15 (23.44%) SonicWALL
17 15 (23.44%) Network Management
18 12 (18.75%) Active Directory
19 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
19 10 (15.63%) DHCP
19 10 (15.63%) IIS

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
1 10 (15.63%) IIS
2 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.56%) Lync
Applications
1 29 (45.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Office 365
1 3 (4.69%) IaaS
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (48.44%) DNS
2 28 (43.75%) Firewall
3 18 (28.13%) Wireless
3 18 (28.13%) MPLS
4 15 (23.44%) VPN
5 10 (15.63%) DHCP
6 8 (12.50%) LAN
7 7 (10.94%) VLAN
7 7 (10.94%) WAN
8 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
8 6 (9.38%) BGP
9 5 (7.81%) H.323
10 4 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (6.25%) Ethernet
10 4 (6.25%) Internet
11 3 (4.69%) SSL
11 3 (4.69%) ADSL
11 3 (4.69%) LLU
11 3 (4.69%) SSH
11 3 (4.69%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Electronics
3 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Support Engineer
2 13 (20.31%) Customer Support Engineer
2 13 (20.31%) Customer Engineer
3 12 (18.75%) Network Specialist
4 8 (12.50%) Senior Network Specialist
5 5 (7.81%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) ICT Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.69%) Administrator
7 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.69%) Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) IT Support
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Network Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Communications Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.13%) iPhone
2 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.56%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 53 (82.81%) Windows
2 35 (54.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (51.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 9 (14.06%) Linux
5 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (14.06%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.69%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.13%) CentOS
7 2 (3.13%) UNIX
8 1 (1.56%) Solaris
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) Service Delivery
2 17 (26.56%) Mentoring
3 16 (25.00%) Network Design
4 15 (23.44%) Network Management
5 5 (7.81%) ITIL
5 5 (7.81%) Project Management
6 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.25%) Migration
7 3 (4.69%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.13%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.13%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.13%) BCP
8 2 (3.13%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.13%) CRM
9 1 (1.56%) Process Management
9 1 (1.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (39.06%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (35.94%) CCNA
3 18 (28.13%) CCNP
4 7 (10.94%) Degree
5 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.25%) CCDP
6 3 (4.69%) MCSE
6 3 (4.69%) MCSA
7 2 (3.13%) APMP
7 2 (3.13%) MCITP
7 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.56%) CCIE
8 1 (1.56%) CCA
8 1 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.56%) MCP
8 1 (1.56%) HNC
8 1 (1.56%) CCENT
8 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (45.31%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.81%) vSphere
4 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Nagios
1 3 (4.69%) Windows Intune
1 3 (4.69%) SCCM
2 2 (3.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 34 (53.13%) Cisco
2 27 (42.19%) VMware
3 20 (31.25%) Citrix
4 19 (29.69%) Juniper
5 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
6 16 (25.00%) HP
7 15 (23.44%) Dell
7 15 (23.44%) SonicWALL
8 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.13%) Rackspace
9 2 (3.13%) F5
9 2 (3.13%) Oracle
9 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.13%) Avaya
10 1 (1.56%) CommVault
10 1 (1.56%) Sun
10 1 (1.56%) EMC
10 1 (1.56%) Nortel
10 1 (1.56%) Hyland
10 1 (1.56%) Splunk
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